2003-10-10

Date: 
Friday, October 10, 2003

Prodigal intern

Those who pay attention to the roster of folks responsible for editing Commonweal will have noticed the addition of a name to the masthead. Maurice Timothy...

Never saying you're sorry

I suspect that if you pressed President George W. Bush to offer one piece of moral advice to the youth of America, he would counsel, “You need to take...

The Magdalene Sisters

Anger can fuel art. Goya’s series Disasters of War seem to cry out from their prints with the artist’s rage at what Napoleon’s armies have...

Report from England

Tony Blair may be America’s favorite Briton, but his troubles at home continue to mount. During his warmly received address to Congress in July he said...

A Measure of Greatness

      Robert Louis Wilken   On the twenty-fifth anniversary of the election of John Paul II as pope, I am reminded of the words of Stephen...

Commander in waiting

The shine is off the Bush presidency, although George W. still has to be the favorite for 2004. The numbers tell us that the economy is stirring, but the job...

A remarkable presence

  John Paul II, who marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of his papacy October 16, has been the only pope many, perhaps most, Catholics now alive have ever known...